Grade 3 to 5 Elementary Health Lesson Plans

  • Bag Story - This is a good activity to do in the beginning of the year. Students have an opportunity to tell about themselves in a fun and different way.
  • Bike Safety - In this lesson, students plan an obstacle course where people can practice bike safety rules.
  • Dem Bones - All the bones in our body have unique characteristics. In this lesson, students will identify those characteristics while they are building a paper skeleton.
  1. First Aid Kit - The student will be able to identify the objects in a first aid kit.
  2. Food and Nutrition - Students will identify healthy, nutritious foods as opposed to foods with little benefit to their health and be able to create healthy choices.
  3. Healthy or Not Healthy - Students have to make choices every day about what they eat. Helping them think critically about foods is important to encouraging them to have a healthy lifestyle.
  4. Home Safety - How to stay safe from Electric Shock, Poisons, Common Household dangers.
  5. Maintaining a Healthy Smile - This lesson will focus on the Importance of daily brushing and flossing your teeth.
  6. The Five Food Groups - Student will demonstrate an understanding of the five food groups and which foods belong to each group.

Grade 3 to 5 Elementary Health Lessons From Other Sites

  1. Can You Picture It?
  2. Eat Your Veggies
  3. Eat Your Veggies: Looking Back and Moving Forward
  4. Healthy Eating
  5. What Is Your Favorite?